Contact & Activities

Participating city

OvanÄkers kommun (Edsbyn & Alfta)
11.500 inhabitants

Local contact

Planeringsavdelningen/ (Urban & rural) Planning department
Fia Johannessen
LĂ„nggatan 24, 82880 Edsbyn, SWEDEN
++46 271 570 26

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Invigning av laddstolpe centralt placerad i Edsbyn.
Utdelning av cykelsadelskydd till personer som cyklar till jobbet.
Implementing one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.
Permanent measures implemented this year:
New or improved bicycle facilities
  • Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create wheelchair ramps
  • Enlargement of pavements
Mobility management
  • Organisation of regular fora or surveys on public opinions and ideas